Showy Milkweed – Asclepias speciosa

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As a home for monarch butterflies, this perennial forb attracts quite the crowd of pollinators. The petals of the Showy Milkweed are a deep purple, pink and yellow and the horns extend out beyond the hood of the flower. The Showy Milkweed is grown in gardens, meadows, and native landscaping.

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Plant Information

Common Name: Showy Milkweed

Scientific Name: Asclepias speciosa

Light Requirements: Full

Bloom Period: June – August

Bloom Color: Purple

Mature Height: 4′

Soil Moisture: Medium to Dry

Seeding Rate: 15-20 lbs/acre

Planting Instructions: Site preparation is vital for allowing your seed to make clean contact with the soil, allowing for successful and uniform germination. Start with a clean, firm, weed-free seedbed to allow for uniform seed placement and an increased chance for faster establishment.

 

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